How to use the Print and Cut feature with the Cricut Maker

Cricut Print and Cut Stickers

The Print and Cut feature in Cricut Design Space means that you can make your own stickers! Use them in your planners or bullet journals, or add them to customise wedding stationary and gifts. Here I’ll show you how to use the Print and Cut feature using the Cricut Maker. Watch the video or keepRead more

The Best DIY Christmas Wreath Kits From Small Businesses

Christmas Wreath by Home Crush on Etsy

I’m struggling to feel festive this year but the one thing that always gets me feeling Christmassy is to put up a wreath! I think in 2020, it’s more important than ever to shop local and support small businesses, and that’s why I love Etsy! So to combine my love of crafts, need for ChristmasRead more

Craft Book Review – I Can’t Draw! by Lydia Crook

Craft Book Review I Can't Draw by Lydia Crook - book cover

Quarto Creates kindly gifted me a copy of the new book ‘I Can’t Draw!’ by Lydia Crook but all opinions are my own! (spoiler -I really like the book!) What’s it about?: Lydia Crook is an illustrator and paper engineer. In ‘I Can’t Draw!’ she gives us 60 artistic and creative activities to help usRead more

DIY – Snowman Christmas Countdown Calendar

Craftyism| Snowman Christmas Countdown Calendar

It seems to me that people have started getting ready for Christmas even earlier this year. I know a few people who have told me that they have already done all of their present shopping and have it wrapped! I am much less organised, and to be honest I enjoy my annual last minute panicRead more

The Top 10 Advent Calendars for Crafters – An Etsy Gift Guide

Craftyism | The Best 10 Advent Calendars for Crafters | Title

Gone are the days when an advent calendar was a picture of a robin or snowman behind each cardboard window. No, nowadays, you can get advent calendars filled with everything from cheese to high end beauty products. Luckily for us crafters, we can join in with this advent madness too! If you’re looking to treatRead more

Review – Dumpling Cats by Sarah Sloyer

Craftyism Review - Dumpling Cats by Sarah Sloyer | Title

I like crafts and I like cats, so of course I was so excited to own Dumpling Cats by Sarah Sloyer. Because who doesn’t love little, cute, crochet cats! What’s it about?: Dumpling Cats contains instructions to crochet 25 super cute cats, as well as accessories like food bowls and a cardboard box. As anRead more

How to – Sewn Envelopes for Gift Tickets

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I love to give tickets as a gift. Whether it’s a concert, cinema or theatre trip, giving an event to look forward to is a great present! However, they don’t look that impressive and aren’t very exciting to open. Until now! Keep reading to find out how to make sewn envelopes for gift tickets. YouRead more

Review – DIY Watercolor Flowers by Marie Boudon

Craftyism book review - DIY Watercolor Flowers by Marie Boudon | Title

Watercolours are so popular right now, but they can be tricky to use. Luckily I’ve been reading a great how-to book; DIY Watercolor Flowers by Marie Boudon. Marie has an amazingly colourful blog all about watercolours and how to use them however, it’s in French. Luckily for me, her book also has an English version!Read more

How to – Miniature Handbag

Craftyism - How to-Miniature Handbag | Title

I was reading about a new trend that was seen at Paris fashion week that’s absolutely ridiculous – the teeny, tiny, miniature handbag! At first the bags were sent out as the invitation to the show – a great idea! But now the company is making them to sell. You could invest in a JacquemusRead more